Dr. Yasay draws on her background as an urgent care doctor, her interests in sports medicine and her true delight in teaching anatomy & physiology as it relates to the practice of yoga. Mary Ellen received her MD from the University of Tennessee in 1985. Her yoga journey began in the late 1990’s while she was a black belt instructor in TaeKwonDo. Eventually the love of yoga and quest for more yoga trainings became her goal. Studying the science behind yoga has been a great interest for this doctor. Mary Ellen has over 17 years experience as a yoga teacher. She helped develop the anatomy curriculum for YogaWorks and conducted trainings in their YTT program. Always curious and forever a student, Dr. Yasay has a talent for breaking down difficult concepts and strives to make learning entertaining! Find out how her trainings can benefit your yoga teachers or your yoga practice.